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Coronary bypass surgery in kawasaki disease in a four-year-old patient: case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18039216     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Kawasaki disease is an acute vasculitis syndrome of unknown etiology that mainly affects small and medium-sized arteries, particularly the coronary arteries. This disease is rarely seen in infants and young people in Turkey. In this short report, we present a four-year-old patient who has Kawasaki disease associated with coronary artery aneurysm and underwent coronary bypass grafting.
Authors:
Suleyman Ozkan; Bulent Saritas; Erdal Aslim; Tankut Hakki Akay; Sait Aslamaci
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiac surgery     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0886-0440     ISO Abbreviation:  J Card Surg     Publication Date:    2007 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-11-27     Completed Date:  2008-02-20     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8908809     Medline TA:  J Card Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  511-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Baskent University Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child, Preschool
Coronary Aneurysm / surgery*
Coronary Artery Bypass / methods*
Coronary Artery Disease / surgery*
Humans
Male
Mammary Arteries / surgery
Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome / physiopathology*

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